NS 204 races under the classic Southern Railway signal bridge in Lowell with a visitor from Uncle Pete in the lead.
Once-a-week potash local at Corona Arch.
As vehicle and truck traffic pass going east and west on I-10, an eastbound UP stack train makes its way toward Tucson and a crew change. In the distance is the silhouette of the Picacho Mountains... (more)
UP 6248 (AC4400CW) leads CSX Q374 east through Indianapolis, Indiana past the house Peyton Manning built.
UP 703 (former MoPac GP38-2) teams up with GATX 2117 and works the 36th Street Yard in Denver, which is next to the big Purina dog chow factory.
Union Pacific has had the Southern Pacific and Katy heritage units on IG2G2, the Global 2(Proviso) to Rochelle, IL turn. Here they pass the "Red Barn" which is a famous place to shoot trains on th... (more)
Eastbound through Cisco, this long train consisting entirely of covered hoppers is in Tunnels 39 and 38, while Tunnels 4 and 3 sit on the outside as part of the original Central Pacific line.
C&NW heritage...version 2.0! Having recently emerged from NRE's paint booth in Mt. Vernon, IL Union Pacific's 'refreshed' C&NW heritage unit finds the leading roll on a westbound Z train, seen neg... (more)
A thunderstorm slowly moves east over the mountains and eventually, continental divide as UP's Roper-Denver manifest led by ES44AC No. 8018 climbs the 2-percent grade at the Vasquez Road crossing ... (more)
A car rolls through the computer-controlled retarders at East Hump while being sorted for eastern destinations at Union Pacific’s Bailey Yard in North Platte, Nebraska, on May 3, 2011. Retarders s... (more)
Another interesting collection in the North Yard, including UP 1211 (a former Missouri-Kansas-Texas GP39-2), UP 1817 (a former SD40-2 rebuilt as a SD40N), UPY 1443 (a former Southern Pacific MP15... (more)
Rolling westbound down the Feather River Canyon a grainer is lead by a pair of Union Pacific and a Southern Pacific AC4400CW Locomotive's.
UP AC4400CW 6705 and NS SD70ACe 1164 lead a loaded 108 car sand train down the main at Tuscola on UP's Pana Sub.
Still in original SP paint (albeit with a patch), UP AC4400CW 6362 leads MYCPB-13 down the main at Tuscola on the Pana Sub.
UP 6675, a jenks repaint sporting the low nose wings, brings up the rear of this Ft. Worth to West Colton manifest.